Author Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D. Articles

Five Reasons to Start Gardening

I love to garden— so much so that I’ve created a little urban farm at my home in New York City, replete with food, medicinal herbs, and chickens. Gardening is such an easy way to interact with nature. You get to surround yourself with flo...

Are We Making Our Children Sick?

Sometimes even the best of intentions have unforseen consequences Chronic illness has become the new normal for children. Yet much of what is being done to children— medications they receive like Tylenol and antibiotics, t...